2023-2024 / EDPH0710-1

Basis for APS operations


20h Th

Number of credits

 Bachelor in motor sciences4 crédits 


Alexandre Mouton


Gilles Lombard

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

This course aims to provide Sport Sciences students with theoretical bases that will be needed to work with a group of participants in any context of sports and physical activities. It will deal to analyse the principles focusing the planning of the activity, the task presentation, the animation and the organization of the pratice.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The students will be able to identify the principles and to explain how to implement them on the field. This course has to allow them to perceive clearly what one expects from physical educators. It contributes directly to the pedagogical preparation of the future graduates and will help them to be ready for their first field practices.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Previous experiences of the students will help them (sports clubs, youth movements...). Direct links will be established with the pedagogical activities organized in another course ("Practice in physical education and sport I").

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Ex-cathedra courses, interactive activities, analysis of videos.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

The course will be organized during the all academic year according a determined planning that will be presented to the students. The theoretical course lays on lectures and exercices in class.
In yellow code, the courses are given partly face-to-face (half-class, in alphabetical order) and partly at a distance (Ecampus Collaborate OR Unicast platform) with the provision of a podcast after each course.
In orange or red code, the courses are given remotely (Ecampus Collaborate OR Unicast platform) with the provision of a podcast after each course.

Recommended or required readings

All documents used by the professor will be available for the students on myULiège. These will be also invited to use the SIGAPS library.

Any session :

- In-person

written exam ( open-ended questions )

- Remote

written exam

- If evaluation in "hybrid"

preferred in-person

Additional information:

A written examination will be organized the June session. It will consist in open questions.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

The organisation and/or the content of the course will be described during the first session.


Course holder:
Alexandre MOUTON
Institut Supérieur d'Education Physique et de Kinésithérapie - Bât. B21,
Allée des Sports, 4, 4000 LIEGE
Tel. : 04/366.38.80
Fax : 04/366.29.01
E-mail : Alexandre.Mouton@uliege.be

Administrative support and Secretary:
Catherine THEUNISSEN, Pedagogical coordinator (04/366.38.98 - ctheunissen@uliege.be)

Secretary :
Nadia Elgara, Secretary
Tél. : 04/366.38.91
E-mail : nelgara@uliege.be

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